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"When did it become legal to strip-search a child?"

When did it become legal to strip-search a child?

For the more than 2.7 million children in the United States with an incarcerated parent, the holiday season brings a poignant mixture of torment and joy. On the one hand, it may mean a rare opportunity to visit a parent behind bars—for some, the only visit of the year. But the love and connection a visit can bring are tempered by the fear of driving past razor wire, passing through metal detectors, and being subjected to the scrutiny of uniformed guards.

This holiday season, some children may face an even more disturbing intrusion.

Read more at the Chronicle of Social Change >>

Keywords: children of incarcerated parents, Dinky Manek Enty

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